Finance

“The Chain: No Mention of Deforestation in JPMorgan’s Climate Risk Assessment” – Chain Reaction Research – June 4, 2019

On June 4, 2019 Chain Reaction Research published an analysis of deforestation risks at JPMorgan. “JPMorgan Chase released in May its first assessment on the bank’s climate-related risks and opportunities. The assessment is mostly limited to energy and fossil fuels and fails to consider agriculture-related risks such as deforestation. The financial sector’s connection to deforestation […]

“Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Scores and Financial Performance of Multilatinas: Moderating Effects of Geographic International Diversification and Financial Slack” – Journal of Business Ethics – May 16, 2019

On May 16, 2019 the paper “Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Scores and Financial Performance of Multilatinas: Moderating Effects of Geographic International Diversification and Financial Slack” was published in the Journal of Business Ethics. The abstract reads as follows: “This paper examines whether a firm’s financial performance (FP) is associated with superior environmental, social and […]